Sunday, September 22, 2019






Charges Dropped Against Parent Spotted With Gun At School

A disabled Iraqi war veteran who mistakenly brought a handgun onto the campus of a Johnston County School was arrested on a felony...

Johnston County District Attorney’s Office Ranks First In The State

The Johnston County District Attorney's Office has been ranked the most efficient and effective prosecutorial district in North Carolina for disposing of felony cases...

Officials Deny Rumors About SRAC Sale

Representatives with the Town of Smithfield and Johnston County Schools are denying rumors circulating this week of a possible sale of the Smithfield Recreation...

Man Accused Of Fathering 3 Children With Daughter

A 59 year-old man and his 37 year-old daughter are in the Johnston County Jail after their arrests on felony incest charges. Following an 11...

Indoor Marijuana Growing Operation Busted

An indoor marijuana growing operation was uncovered Friday night in Johnston County.  A Selma couple now stands charged. Following an undercover investigation, the Johnston County...

Angier Board Backs Off

The Angier Board of Commissioners scuttled — at least for now — their plans to begin the process of ousting Mayor Lew Weatherspoon Tuesday night. During...

Private Search For Missing Man Set For Saturday

Local citizens are hoping to provide another set of eyes in the search for missing Florida man, 22-year-old Christopher Cole Thomas. A group of area...

Suspect Wanted For Assault, Liquor Thefts At ABC Store

Selma Police need your help identifying this man. The individual in the photo is wanted for three separate larcenies at the ABC Store at 103...

1 Killed, 1 Wounded During Nightclub Shooting

One person is dead, another hospitalized following a shooting at a Selma club. Selma Police responded to the Rumba Nightclub on US 301 South (South...

Home Burns To The Ground

A Wilson's Mills home burned to the ground Friday night.  Flames destroyed a log cabin style home on River Dell Road off Buffalo Road...